Mental Health

Depression

You Can Help Prevent Suicide

The suicide rate in the United States has increased by 30% between 2000 and 2016. Know these steps to save a loved one’s life.

Mental Health

Why Adults (Not Just Kids) Need a Healthy Dose of Play

Play is natural for children. But the same should be true for adults. Here’s how play can boost your mental health…and how to get back to having fun…

Depression

First-Ever Postpartum Depression Drug Gives Relief Fast

Brexanolone (Zulresso) is FDA-approved to treat postpartum depression, which puts mother and healthy child development at risk. Learn more.

Mental Health

Need to See a Psychiatrist? Find the Right One

A good psychiatrist should have more than good credentials. To get the best mental health care, here’s what you need to look for...

Stress

To Keep Your Blood Pressure Under Control, Think of Your Sweetheart

If you’re stressed, having a spouse or partner next to you can be comforting. But just thinking about the person is just as good, new research shows...

Anxiety

Got Cancer or Another Serious Illness? Don’t Let Fear Get the Best of You

It can be terrifying to have cancer or another serious illness. Here’s how to keep your anxieties in check so you can live life to the fullest…

Anxiety

You Can Overcome Your Fear of Flying

A clinical psychologist who conquered his own crippling fear of flying tells how to put an end to this common phobia—no meds (or alcohol!) needed.

Mental Health

“Why Does She Keep Tapping Her Fingers?”

Constant finger tapping can be a sign of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, anxiety disorder…or nothing wrong at all. Find out more…

Mental Health

Celebrity Trainer Joel Harper on How Mindfulness Leads to a Happier, Healthier Life

Listen in as Joel Harper and Bottom Line president Sarah Hiner discuss how a well-conditioned mind translates to a well-conditioned body.

Depression

Depression and Seniors: Are You Getting the Right Care?

If you think that depression is a normal part of aging or that it can’t be remedied, read this now.

Mental Health

Considering Psychotherapy? Group Therapy Is Sometimes Better Than the Traditional Approach

If you’re wrestling with a problem you think psychotherapy might help, group therapy may be better than the traditional one-on-one approach. Read on…

Stress

Facial Tics and What to Do About Them

These unwanted facial movements seem to come at the worst times, but there are ways to manage them.

Depression

Stuck at Home? How to Break the Pain-Isolation-Depression Cycle

How social media can help when pain keeps you from leaving home.

Depression

“Unfriended” on Facebook Matters More Than You Think

On social media, negative experiences have greater emotional impact than positive experiences…and increase risk for depression.

Mental Health

Is Your Mental-Health App Helping or Hurting?

Mental health apps are increasingly popular. But they may encourage healthy people to think they have a mental condition. How to protect yourself.